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by BlindLucky
Fri Aug 18, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Minnesota Festival of Champions Aug. 20 at Canterbury
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Re: Minnesota Festival of Champions Aug. 20 at Canterbury

We sent one of our horses, Aces High , there for the first time this summer. He's 6 now, so we wanted to find him some slightly softer company than the allowance/AOC crowd he's been up against in KY during his normal summers. He's beat some decent stakes horses home, but Canterbury seemed like a nic...
by BlindLucky
Sun Aug 13, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Well-known racehorses who went on to second careers
Replies: 51
Views: 9327

Re: Well-known racehorses who went on to second careers

Golden Shaheen winner Kelly's Landing is a stable pony for Eddie Kenneally :)

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by BlindLucky
Sun Aug 13, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Well-known racehorses who went on to second careers
Replies: 51
Views: 9327

Re: Well-known racehorses who went on to second careers

A friend of mine owns I'mawildandcrazyguy and just started him back over jumps :D Pictures! We demand pictures! :D He has apparently mellowed out quite a bit :lol: https://scontent-ort2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20246008_1506454762747287_1322219857229684998_n.jpg?oh=b003523688a089808387d9f36f076687&o...
by BlindLucky
Sun Jul 30, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Well-known racehorses who went on to second careers
Replies: 51
Views: 9327

Re: Well-known racehorses who went on to second careers

A friend of mine owns I'mawildandcrazyguy and just started him back over jumps :D

And someone in that OTTB group on FB owns Spa City Fever--forget what her name is.
by BlindLucky
Fri Jun 30, 2017 10:31 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4059
Views: 603636

Re: Stallion News

mosieposie12 wrote:Both Tizway & Archarcharch have been sold to Korea. http://www.drf.com/news/grade-1-winners ... tand-korea
Paddy O'Prado is no longer listed on the Spendthrift website either, but I don't know where he's headed.
by BlindLucky
Fri Jun 23, 2017 8:00 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4059
Views: 603636

Re: Stallion News

Starine wrote:Norumbega to stand at Bonita Farm
http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/ ... onita-farm

I hope he is supported by local breeders.
Just saw that Norumbega was euthanized earlier this month due to complications from colic. He has 14 mares confirmed in foal.
by BlindLucky
Mon Jun 19, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Time warner cable?
Replies: 1
Views: 620

Re: Time warner cable?

Looks like they have it under their "Gold" channel package, the top tier one.
by BlindLucky
Wed Jun 07, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Belmont Stakes
Replies: 219
Views: 21144

Re: Belmont Stakes

Well that sucks. Apparently Classic Empire is out of the Belmont with an abscess in the right front :( David Grening‏ @DRFGrening 24m Classic Empire out of Belmont with abscess to right front foot, per Mark Casse. Says could pop any day. Says will try to make Haskell Jay Privman‏ @DRFPrivman 23m Cla...
by BlindLucky
Tue Jun 06, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Interesting/funny horse names
Replies: 37
Views: 6975

Re: Interesting/funny horse names

If you like the Grateful Dead, we just shipped Sunshine Daydream to the track. She's been working at Margaux Farm and is ready to step up her game :D
by BlindLucky
Sun Jun 04, 2017 2:06 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Random Retiree News
Replies: 187
Views: 38032

Re: Random Retiree News

Coming Thru, the Dynaformer half-brother to Eight Belles, is recently retired and for sale in KY if anyone wants a lovely 17.1h boy :D Looks like he started out with Baffert (in Spud Spivens' maiden breaker) back in 2011 and was moved to the KY circuit, where he slipped down the ranks. https://scont...
by BlindLucky
Sun Jun 04, 2017 12:40 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Siblings (and offspring) of well-known horses
Replies: 4752
Views: 534316

Re: Siblings (and offspring) of well-known horses

sweettalk wrote:
mariasmon wrote:Frostmourne, who won the Penn Mile, is half to G1W Karelian.
http://wow.gamepedia.com/Frostmourne
Yeah, when I saw him in the entries I figured he must be a 90 North or AJ Suited--Justin and those guys like to name their horses with fun stuff (they had Wabbajack and Thieves Guild) :lol:
by BlindLucky
Sun Jun 04, 2017 12:35 am
Forum: Horsin' Around
Topic: The VENT Thread
Replies: 3676
Views: 294637

Re: The VENT Thread

CT scan showed that my sinuses are worse than when I had the MRI. So I'm scheduling that surgery. I had chronic sinus infections and nosebleeds for most of my life, but in my early 30s I had a bunch of surgical procedures done (all at one time, no way I was going in more than once) that I would go ...
by BlindLucky
Sat Jun 03, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Monmouth Eatontown Stakes
Replies: 4
Views: 636

Re: Monmouth Eatontown Stakes

The race is still going off as scheduled, but just saw this:

TVG‏Verified account @TVG 2m2 minutes ago
Due to a tote issue TVG is unable to accept wagers on Monmouth Park Race 11 - The Eatontown S.
by BlindLucky
Sat Jun 03, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: Horsin' Around
Topic: Custom Hats
Replies: 13
Views: 4212

Re: Custom Hats

Interesting use of spam, inserting your website into someone else's post.
by BlindLucky
Sat Jun 03, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: The WAR HORSE Chronicles
Replies: 858
Views: 118132

Re: The WAR HORSE Chronicles

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Up for Show: Bartletts - 12g WarBiscuit So you've been keeping track of Bartletts for a while now, and I just saw this and thought of you! Check out how wonderful he l...
by BlindLucky
Sat Jun 03, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Random Retiree News
Replies: 187
Views: 38032

Re: Random Retiree News

I've been trying to post some photos of my two OTTB's, Border Run and Anniversary Year, but I keep getting the following message: Sorry, the board attachment quota has been reached. upload the pics to imgur . you're teasing me with border run pics!! I'm afraid you'll have to speak English. ;) Yup, ...
by BlindLucky
Sat Jun 03, 2017 1:14 am
Forum: Horsin' Around
Topic: TV Discussion Thread
Replies: 950
Views: 99608

Re: TV Discussion Thread

Long Strange Trip on Amazon Prime was fantastic. If you like the Grateful Dead, have ever been into their music, or were just curious about that huge chunk of culture... it was so good. I went to a lot of Dead shows and their music has a particularly big place in my heart, almost a soundtrack for m...
by BlindLucky
Thu May 25, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: New Conformation Photos
Replies: 2108
Views: 278426

Re: New Conformation Photos

Insane Crazy wrote:I love Society's Chairman. Strong boned and nice looking dude. Does the Sadler's Wells line always look so much like grandpa?
I saw that one and thought, "Why is there a pic of young Stormy Atlantic here?"
by BlindLucky
Wed May 24, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Random Retiree News
Replies: 187
Views: 38032

Re: Random Retiree News

Nowhere to Hide (he ran in Mine That Bird's KY Derby) seems to have found his forever home with an ex-NFL player. This is such a fun story :D

http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/ ... er-team-up
by BlindLucky
Tue May 23, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Horsin' Around
Topic: Auction of Secretariat, Slew, Ruffian, etc. shoes
Replies: 0
Views: 772

Auction of Secretariat, Slew, Ruffian, etc. shoes

I don't have the cash, but it's interesting to see these things. Leland's has an auction going on until June 30 with a bunch of sports items. Starting with Lot 143... http://lelands.com/Lots/Gallery 1972 mounted shoe from Secretariat's maiden win 1972 set of 8 nails from one of Secretariat's shoes w...